Joint Committee on Conventions

Press Notice No. 2
7 June 2006

FUTURE MEETINGS
Conventions on the relationship between the two Houses of  Parliament affecting the consideration of legislation

Tuesday 13 June at 10.15 am in the Moses Room, House of Lords

Witnesses:
Rt Hon Jack Straw MP, Leader of the House of Commons, Rt Hon Lord Falconer of Thoroton, Secretary of State for Constitutional Affairs and Lord Chancellor, and Rt Hon Lord Grocott, Government Chief Whip in the House of Lords.

Tuesday 20 June at 10.15 am in Committee Room 3A and 4B, House of Lords

Witnesses:
Rt Hon Lord Strathclyde, Leader of the Opposition in the House of Lords, Rt Hon Lord Cope of Berkeley, Opposition Chief Whip in the House of Lords and Rt Hon Theresa May MP, Shadow Leader of the House of Commons

Lord Williamson of Horton, Convenor of Crossbench Peers

Tuesday 27 June at 10.15 am in Committee Room 3A and 4B, House of Lords

Witnesses:
Mr David Heath MP, Liberal Democrat Shadow Leader of the House, and Lord Wallace of Saltaire, Deputy Leader of the Liberal Democrats in the House of Lords

Further evidence sessions will be announced later.